Finding Happiness in Religion
It’s quite amazing to find relief and joy in just a short space of time, something I searched my whole life for - happiness.
6 Lessons From The Rain
Rainfall, like many other natural objects and processes, serves the interests of people and ensures their survival, growth, and progress. This reminds us about Allah’s countless favors upon us, and the need to be grateful to Him and generous towards fellow humans.
The Palestinian Authority’s Silent Complicity Over the Colonisation of Sheikh Jarrah
While Sheikh Jarrah attracted international attention, the international community has once again failed Palestinians.
8 Islamic Achievements in Medieval and Modern Medicine
Here are some of the most incredible discoveries and achievements in the field of medicine by Muslims!
Ashura Day Processions in Kashmir and Pakistan See Police Assaults and Bomb Attacks
On 19 August a bomb explosion ripped through a Muharram procession in the city of Bahawalnagar in Pakistan’s Punjab province, killing at least three people and wounding nearly 50.
Can Muslim Lawmakers Truly Help American Muslims?
“I would much rather have a white Christian judge with progressive values ... It’s not enough that he is Muslim. In fact, it’s insulting."
Is Imam Hussain Still Relevant Today?
Imam Hussain refused to stay silent: his repudiation of the crimes of the Umayyad dynasty is an inspiration to all those fighting for the dignity of life.
The History of the Taliban: A Look at Afghanistan Then and Now
The Taliban aims to take back what was lost in the early 2000s; their Islamic emirate with their interpretation of Islamic law.
10 days in the Seychelles for the Muslim Traveller
Here is everything you need to know about planning the perfect travel experience in Seychelles!
Islamic Relief Launches Emergency Appeal For Afghanistan
Thousands of Afghani civilians have become internally displaced in the region and more are expected to in the coming weeks. Islamic Relief has launched an emergency appeal in response to the mass displacement of innocent people and needs your help.
Keeping God at the Heart of Our Activism
As Muslim activists, despite the pressure we can often face, it is necessary that we remember the centrality of God in our work and the Quranic concept of justice.
What is HALAL SLAUGHTER? (QURBANI) | Halal Meat Farm 🐑 | Being Muslim
In this episode of Being Muslim, Jessica visits a Halal meat farm (Euro Quality Lamb) and slaughterhouse to find out what Halal slaughter (Qurbani) is and what it takes to ensure Halal meat.
The Intention Of A Believer Is Better Than Their Action
“The intention of a believer is better than his action, and the intention of a disbeliever is eviler than his action. Every doer does according to his intention.”
The Children of Gaza Live in Constant Fear
More than 50 years of occupation and 10 years of the blockade in Gaza have resulted in thousands of children suffering from PTSD. The children of Gaza’s memories are full of violence, war, death, and loss.
5 Verses from the Holy Quran on Marriage
"Your spouses are a garment for you as you are for them." (Quran, 2:187)
Chinese Colonialism In Translation: The Translation Of Uyghur Names Into Mandarin Under Communist China
By 2004, government policy called for the integration of Chinese and Uyghur schools, and insisted on Chinese as the medium of study at all levels of education: even Uyghur literature classes taught by Uyghur teachers to Uyghur students were to be taught in Chinese.
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Dialogue with Believers
As such, it is normal that even within the same worldview, there will be times people reach different conclusions and do things differently. Acknowledging this opens the door to considering certain points of contention worthy of engagement.
Hope in the Face of Hopelessness
I’d rather we be accepted for who we are than to live something we’re not; but to do that, we have to accept ourselves. That is the only way to not only survive, but to thrive. The loss of the Muslim family in London, Ontario left three generations of people no longer with us anymore, and an entire community disturbed.